Business Specialist II - Quality

Recruiter
Location
Kennedy Space Center, Florida
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Nov 2016
Closes
08 Jan 2017
Ref
AS0000QN
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Jacobs Technology provides overall management and implementation of ground systems capabilities, flight hardware processing and launch operations at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Quality assurance will support the International Space Station, Ground Systems Development and Operations, and the Space Launch System, Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle and Launch Services programs.

Responsibilities include:
  • Oversight of processing activities to ensure task performance
  • Review of Work Authorization Documentation to assess contractual compliance
  • Review of corrective and preventive actions
  • Review of nonconformance's
  • Closed loop tracking of problem reports
  • Development of metrics to ensure continuous improvement
  • Develop and maintain the foreign object debris program
  • Perform oversight of system validation
  • Maintains the Government-Industry Data Exchange Program
  • Assessing the Quality Management System through the performance of internal audits
  • Perform other duties as assigned




Requires BA or BS in Accounting, Economics, Finance or Business Administration plus three (3) to five (5) years of appropriate and progressive experience; additional relevant education may be substituted for progressive experience.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and customer interface skills required.
  • Must be able to coordinate work between multiple project disciplines
  • Computer experience with Microsoft Office products, Internet browsers, and outlook.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects without missing deadlines or sacrificing accuracy.
  • Must be self-motivated, demonstrate initiative and be able to work independently or with minimal supervision.
  • Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance, if necessary.


Essential Functions

Physical Requirements
  • Position may involve extended periods of sitting or standing.
  • Physical requirements are: sitting, walking, standing, extensive use of stairs, and access to remote structures.
  • Position is located on a hazardous testing facility; must be able to quickly evacuate buildings in the event of an emergency.


Work Environment
  • Work will mainly be done inside, but fieldwork can be a combination of outside and inside depending on the project.
  • Working at heights and in confined spaces may be required.
  • Walking on uneven terrain including paved areas, gravel/rocks, and dirt/sand is required to access various locations on the facility.
  • Climbing ladders and platforms will be necessary.
  • All work must be completed in a safe manner in accordance with NASA and Company safety standards.


Equipment and Machines
  • Computers and printers used for producing reports and schedules.
  • Variety of equipment used in testing.

Attendance
  • Full-time regular work hours between Monday-Friday.
  • Position may require occasional overtime including weekend work depending on task.
  • Must be dependable and punctual.
  • Shift work may be required.



Other Essential Functions
  • Must be able to accurately communicate ideas in writing and verbal communication.
  • Must be able to travel to support position requirements. This may include travel to and from customer location, which may involve airline travel. In some cases, accommodations can be made for POV, if necessary.
  • Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.
  • Must comply with all "drug free workplace" requirements as mandated by directives issued by the appropriate federal contracting officer and the company, which requires drug testing for use of illegal drugs by employees in sensitive positions.
  • Government security clearance may be required in the future.
  • Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner that fosters good relations with customers, clients, co-workers, and management.